Montpellier 8/5 to beat Angers in Saturday’s Ligue 1 clash
Competition: Ligue 1
Market: Montpellier win
Odds: 8/5 @ Bet 365
Looking to extend their advantage in the Champions League positions, Montpellier will travel to the Stade Raymond-Kopa on Saturday evening.
Starting with the hosts, along with crashing out of the Cup last month, it has been a very poor run of form for Angers of late. In their opening 12 games in Ligue 1, they have won three, drawn three and lost six, scoring 16 and conceding 19 in return. With a points tally of 12, Angers now hold just a single point buffer over the relegation zone. As for their recent form, the hosts have now failed to win any of their last six matches across all competitions and they have also lost their last three on the bounce.
As for the visitors, currently enjoying their brightest start in recent memory, thing’s could not be going any better for Montpellier. In their opening 11 games in Ligue 1, they have won seven, drawn four and just lost once, scoring 20 and conceding seven in return, they hold the joint best defensive record in the division. With a points tally of 25, their goal difference now sees them sat second in the table, only behind PSG. As for their recent form, the visitors have now lost just one of their last 12 matches in all competitions and have also now won three of their last four.
Bet: Montpellier 8/5 to beat Angers in Saturday’s Ligue 1 clash @ Bet 365